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Energy Updates

Milestone LNG export shipment set to leave US for Brazil

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The first international shipment of liquefied natural gas in decades from the lower 48 states is poised to leave for Brazil from Louisiana.  Cheniere Energy Partners L.P. More...

Gas price drop affects environmental funds

HARRISBURG, PA (AP) — The drop in natural gas prices is undermining the revenue flow supporting three state environmental programs.  More...

Coast Guard withdraws frack wastewater proposal

WASHINGTON DC (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has withdrawn a proposal that would have established a standardized process for moving wastewater from fracking operations by barge. More...

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Municipalities to receive nearly $445.3 million in liquid fuels payments

HARRISBURG, PA – Pennsylvania’s transportation plan, Act 89, will allow the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to distribute nearly $445.3 million in liquid fuels payments to certified municipalities on March 1 to help th More...

Evangelical Community Hospital’s laboratory receives reaccreditation

LEWISBURG, PA - Evangelical Community Hospital’s laboratory recently earned reaccreditation from The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the leading organization that serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating More...

People

Patricia Ayers retires from Tyrone Regional Health Network

TYRONE, PA - Patricia Ayers of Petersburg, Pa. retired from Tyrone Regional Health Network (TRHN) on Feb. 12 after more than 21 years of services. Ayers worked in the nursing department at Tyrone Hospital.  More...

Northwest names Rogan trust officer

STATE COLLEGE, PA — Michelle Rogan has been named divisional vice president and trust officer of Northwest Bank. She will be based in Northwest’s office located at 200 West Beaver Avenue in State College.  More...

CJL Engineering names director of marketing and business development

JOHNSTOWN, PA - CJL Engineering has hired Mark F. More...

Six-year-old water contamination case may find resolution

A ghost of the early days of the Pennsylvania fracking-boom may finally be put to rest in 2016.  Scott Ely, along with his wife Monica Marta-Ely and their tenants Ray and Victoria Hubert are the last of the original 44 plaintiffs from the villag More...

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The answer is blowin’ in the wind

Wind power creates clean, renewable energy and new opportunities for manufacturers and service suppliers in Pennsylvania

In terms of energy, Pennsylvania is best known for its history of coal production and, more recently, for its abundant supply of Marcellus shale gas; however, the Commonwealth is also home to 24 wind farms with 720 wind turbines, which have the techn More...

Reclaiming the Marcellus Region

Gas operators take a proactive approach to restoration and reclamation

Witnessing the legacy of acid mine drainage from the coal industry and the costs associated with the clean-up, state legislators who drafted Act 13, or the Pennsylvania Oil & Gas Act of 2012, inserted restoration and reclamation requirements for More...

Baker Hughes North American rig count

The rig count for the final week of February, 2016 showed a steady decrease in the number of rigs in North America.  More...

Community (County Spotlight)

Bradford and Susquehanna counties maintain a balance to advance forward

Bradford County was created in 1810 from parts of Lycoming and Luzerne counties. As of the 2010 census, the population was 62,622. The county currently has 1,097 active natural gas wells and garnered $6, 424, 792 in impact fees last year. More...

Where to grow your business:

Montrose Area Chamber of Commerce  The Montrose Area Chamber of Commerce is a business and professional association that provides networking, community support and government interaction. More...

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